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  • Andersen Windows will debut new innovations including products to enable easier installation and larger window combinations, smart home technology and a virtual reality design tool at the National Association of Homebuilders’ 2019 International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas, Feb. 19-21.   In the Andersen Windows booth C4507 is the Crystal Achievement Award winning Andersen Easy... more »
  • Endura Products’ Replaceable Deck Sill (RDS) is a finalist in the 2019 Best of IBS Award for the Window and Door category at the National Association of Home Builders 2019 International Builders’ Show. Award winners will be announced Feb. 21. Thirty-one industry and media leaders selected 300 finalists in nine different categories based on innovation, or a game-changer in its product... more »
  • Pella Windows and Doors redesigned its Architect Series Scenescape patio doors around three areas: enhanced performance, expanded design features and easier installation. “We’ve had our eye on the demand from homeowners for these patio doors in both mild and harsh climates and we have been working on redesigning them for the past two years so homeowners across the country can enjoy... more »
  • Ply Gem will showcase its collection of products and solutions on a concept home at the 2019 National Association of Home Builders International Builders' Show in Las Vegas, Feb. 19 to 21. Its booth, #P8, in the Professional Builder Show Village includes a 1,600-square-foot home that will display exterior building products such as windows and patio doors, siding, roofing, stone veneer, designer... more »
  • The Healthy Business Council of Ohio recognized ProVia with a Silver Award for healthy worksite practices. The awards program, which honored 73 employers this year, recognize Ohio employers who demonstrate a commitment to employee wellness through comprehensive worksite health promotion and wellness programs. Applicants are scored on the extent that their wellness programs facilitate and... more »
  •   The Combi-PPT powered pallet truck Combilift was nominated as a finalist in the International Intralogistics and Forklift Truck of the Year Award, an annual international awards program in the materials handling industry. The Combi-PPT powered pallet truck has an 8.8-ton capacity and is one of three products shortlisted in the Warehouse Truck category. The high-performance... more »
  • Kolbe Windows & Doors will showcase entrance door systems next week at the National Association of Home Builders International Builders’ Show in booth #C2519. Such products will include a 3 ½ - by 10-foot reclaimed outswing barnwood door with an onyx extruded aluminum exterior and a mahogany wood pivot door with a Rockwood GeoMetek locking pull handle in a satin stainless finish... more »
  •     Crystal Window & Door Systems, sponsored the modern art exhibit The Tree of Hope. The Crystal Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Crystal Window & Door Systems, sponsored the modern art exhibit The Tree of Hope. The 25-foot-tall structure has an 8-foot diameter base comprising 25,000 baseballs contributed from more than 30 countries. Most have been used in games... more »
  • Charlotte, North Carolina-based Jeld-Wen will close its Yakima, Washington, plant in April to “build efficiencies under a revised business plan,” as reported by the Yakima Herald. The company reportedly has a plan in place to move the 179 employees to other facilities or provide outplacement services for those who will need to seek new employment. Jeld-Wen has had a presence in Yakima... more »
  • ODL Inc. launched a new Resolve sealant which creates a foam seal that results in a one-part thermoset foam seal to secure doorglass in place. It is currently used in decorative doorglass products from ODL. The pliable material is said to be easier to work with and accommodates repositioning during installation. The dry sealant also avoids inconsistency and mess associated with wet glaze... more »